How Music Works

Playing with Scales

Playing with Scales

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(8.5)  Major Scale Modes

Before we explain the benefits of using modes, let us first lay out the degrees of all the Major scale modes, in the same format as we have done for the other scale types.

Most ChordWizard products contain all the Major scale modes within the standard scale types.  At Beginner level, only these are activated, but at Intermediate and Advanced levels, other scales and their modes are also shown.


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